2023-09-05Special issue on Vulnerability
Vulnerability is an inherent part of putting our self into our work. Making something our own, pioneering a new approach, creating meaningful connections with others – each of these vocational activities can inspire some degree of vulnerability.
This special issue of the journal will focus on exploring and unpacking personal experiences in relation to vulnerability. The focus will be on first-person narratives that relate these experiences to professional life in healthcare. Read more
McGill Programs in Whole Person Care Trainee Writing Award
Current trainees in either a health professional clinical program or health-related research program are invited to submit a brief essay (up to 3000-words) addressing the theme of vulnerability in healthcare.
Submissions can be made through the Commentary stream of the Journal’s online portal: https://ijwpc.mcgill.ca/about/submissions
Winners will receive a small cash prize and their essay will be published within the journal. Submission deadline: April 5th, 2024New Wisdom in Practice Submission Stream
The International Journal of Whole Person Care, published by McGill University, is pleased to announce a new submission stream, Wisdom in Practice. This stream aims to address critical gaps in the available literature that provides meaningful support in how clinicians navigate daily challenges to providing whole person care. Some of the most challenging aspects of clinical practice relate to moral, ethical and/or inter-personal dilemmas that may not have clear evidence-based solutions. Read more